In addition to his teaching, Dr. Wu is actively involved in the research laboratory at GA-PCOM. His research projects focus on improving oral absorption and targeting of anti-tumor and antiviral agents. He has published several research papers in these areas and presented his work at a number of national meetings.
PhD, Wayne State University, 2001
BS, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, 1994
Dr. Wu teaches several courses in the Pharmacy Program. These courses include Integrated Therapeutics, Infectious Diseases and Biochemistry.
Peach Teaching Award, 2011-2012, 2012-2013
A. Stephenson, Zhiqian Wu, X. Yuan, (2012). The preformulation stability studies of a proline prodrug of methotrexate, Medicinal Chemistry, 8(4):622-8
Zhiqian Wu, A. Shah and X. Yuan, (2010). Development of methotrexate proline prodrug to overcome resistance by MDA-MB 231 cells, Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letter, 20, 5108-5112
Zhiqian Wu, A. Patel, R. Dave, X. Yuan, (2010). Development of acetaminophen proline prodrug” Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 20, 3851-3854
X. Yuan, S. Naguib, Zhiqian Wu, (2011). Recent advances of siRNA delivery by nanoparticles Expert Opinion Drug Delivery. 8(4):521-36